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pinWhat does Pierson mean?

Pierson /pier-son/ as a boys' name. Pierson's name origin is Greek, and Pierson means "rock". Pierson is a version, with the suffix -son, of Pierce (English, Greek): variation of Piers from Peter.


Pierson has 3 variants: Pearson, Pearsson and Piersson.

Kreatif forms: Piersonne, Piersonnee, Piersonney. [more]

pinHow popular is Pierson?

Pierson is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent surname for all people (#1158 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Pierce (#470 via latest list) is the only prominent varying form of Pierson (not ranked). Other forms, like Piersson, are uncommon. This relation of Pierson was at the apex of its popularity in the year 2013 (usage of 0.54%) and is almost as common today (usage 0.53%, 1.5%). Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Pierson and associated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Pierce in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Pierson and related baby names outside U.S.

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Pierson is alike in pronunciation to Parson and Person. Other recommended similar baby names are Emerson, Gerson, Kieron, Kierron, Parken, Parkin, Parsons, Paterson, Perkin, Perkins, Perkyn, Persons, Peterson and Piero. These names tend to be more frequently used than Pierson.